Photo Flash:  Nancy McGraw Sings The Lyrics Of Johnny Mercer At The Laurie Beechman Photo Flash: Nancy McGraw Sings The Lyrics Of Johnny Mercer At The Laurie Beechman
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2019

Nancy McGraw brought her Johnny Mercer show, In the Cool, Cool, Cool of the Evening to the Laurie Beechman Theatre last night with Director/Music Director Mark Nadler. Ms McGraw presented Mercer's lyrics through the lens of their shared Southern heritage, based on a Mercer quote: 'If you want to ask what makes me tick, I would say that it is that I am from Savannah.' (more...)

Nancy McGraw Sings Johnny Mercer At The Laurie Beechman This Month Nancy McGraw Sings Johnny Mercer At The Laurie Beechman This Month
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2019

Nancy McGraw returns to The Laurie Beechman Theatre on Friday, October 18 at 7 pm and a brunch show on Sunday, October 20 at 1 pm. In the Cool, Cool, Cool of the Evening features the lyrics of the enduring and prolific Johnny Mercer. (more...)

Photo Coverage: KT Sullivan Brings "I CAN COOK: WHEN BARBARA MET WALLY" to Birdland Theater Photo Coverage: KT Sullivan Brings "I CAN COOK: WHEN BARBARA MET WALLY" to Birdland Theater
by Kevin Alvey - Mar 1, 2019

KT Sullivan brings her run of 'I Can Cook: When Barbara Met Wally' to the Birdland Theater in NYC for a 4 night run (Feb. 27th - March 2nd). (more...)

Nancy McGraw Brings IN THE COOL, COOL, COOL OF THE EVENING To The Beechman February 22 & 24 Nancy McGraw Brings IN THE COOL, COOL, COOL OF THE EVENING To The Beechman February 22 & 24
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2019

Nancy McGraw brings her Johnny Mercer show, In the Cool, Cool, Cool of the Evening to the Laurie Beechman Theatre on Friday, February 22 at 7 PM, and Sunday, February 24 at 1 PM. McGraw presents Mercer's lyrics through the lens of their shared Southern heritage, based on a Mercer quote: 'If you want to ask what makes me tick, I would say that it is that I am from Savannah.' (more...)

VIDEO: Bless the Lord! Alice Ripley Celebrates GODSPELL with Original Cast Members VIDEO: Bless the Lord! Alice Ripley Celebrates GODSPELL with Original Cast Members
by Stage Tube - Jan 3, 2019

Below, watch as they are joined onstage by Tony winner Alice Ripley to perform songs from the show, including Ripley's rousing rendition of 'Bless the Lord.' (more...)

Stephen Schwartz Concert Benefit For The Orphaned Starfish Foundation Raises $60,000 Stephen Schwartz Concert Benefit For The Orphaned Starfish Foundation Raises $60,000
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2018

'Orphaned Songs for Orphaned Starfish' - a concert of composer Stephen Schwartz (Monday, November 19 at The Cutting Room), was an evening of unsung/cut songs from Wicked, Pippin, Working, and Children of Eden along with a new duet from the stage production of The Prince of Egypt. The concert also included some favorites from The Bakers Wife, Magic Show, Pippin, Pocahontas, Wicked and his opera Seance On a Wet Afternoon. The benefit evening for The Orphaned Starfish Foundation raised over $60,000. (more...)

BWW Review: The Mabel Mercer Foundation's 26th Annual Cabaret Convention Comes Home to Town Hall, Night Four, October 16
by Alix Cohen - Oct 17, 2015

The final night of this year's estimable Cabaret Convention, What I Did for Love/Taking a Chance on Love, hosted by Klea Blackhurst, saluted composer/songwriter Vernon Duke in Act I and composer/conductor Marvin Hamlisch during Act II. It was a curious pairing, indeed. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Final Night of the Cabaret Convention Celebrates Marvin Hamlisch & Vernon Duke
by Stephen Sorokoff - Oct 17, 2015

The final night of The Mabel Mercer Foundation's New York Cabaret Convention was hosted by Klea Blackhurst. It featured the music of Marvin Hamlisch and Vernon Duke. Terri Blair the widow of Marvin was in the audience and was obviously touched by some thrilling performances of her husbands music. Check out photos from the event below! (more...)

Cabaret Convention Returning to Town Hall
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2015

It's an undeniable, outstanding, and extraordinary musical milestone, to be sure: 2015 marks the thirtieth anniversary of The Mabel Mercer Foundation! Not only has the organization survived the ongoing and vastly fluctuating public tastes in music, lyrics, and performers, it has proliferated and burgeoned in its three decades of commitment to the classic, "Great Popular Songbook" -- both past and present. (more...)

Scottsdale Arts Festival Returns 3/8-10
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2013

Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts will present the 43rd annual Scottsdale Arts Festival on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, March 8-10, in Scottsdale Civic Center Park. (more...)

BWW TV Exclusive: Original Casts of GREASE, NINE & GRAND HOTEL Reunite for RAMA-LAMA-DING DONG Concert!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 16, 2013

A once in a lifetime event took place on January 14th, when original Broadway cast members and creators from the landmark musicals GREASE, NINE and GRAND HOTEL reunited to help one of their own in Kathi Moss' RAMA-LAMA-DING DONG REUNION! The Actor's Fund Benefit was held at The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center, 480 West 42nd Street. BroadwayWorld brings you exclusive highlights from the special concert below! (more...)

GREASE, NINE and GRAND HOTEL Cast Members Set for 1/14 Actor's Fund Benefit
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2013

A once in a lifetime event will take place on January 14th, 2013 at 7:00 pm when original Broadway cast members and creators from the landmark musicals GREASE, NINE and GRAND HOTEL reunite to help one of their own in KATHI MOSS' RAMA-LAMA-DING DONG REUNION! The Actor's Fund Benefit will be at The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center, 480 West 42nd Street. (more...)

GREASE, NINE, GRAND HOTEL Casts to Gather for RAMA-LAMA-DING DONG REUNION, 1/14
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2013

Original Broadway cast members and creators from the landmark musicals GREASE, NINE and GRAND HOTEL will reunite on January 14th for "KATHI MOSS' RAMA-LAMA-DING DONG REUNION!" - a one-night-only benefit for The Actors Fund. (more...)

Photo Flash: The York's 'Minnie's Boys'
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2008

The York Theatre Company presents 'Minnie's Boys.' (more...)

Photo Flash: York Theatre Co.'s Bajour Opening Night
by BWW - Jul 14, 2007

The York Theatre Company presents Bajour, with book by Ernest Kinoy and music and lyrics by Walter Marks (more...)

York Theatre Company's Bajour Begins Performances Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2007

The York Theatre Company will present Bajour, with book by Ernest Kinoy and music and lyrics by Walter Marks (more...)

Photo Coverage: York Theatre Co.'s 'Bajour' in Rehearsals
by Ben Strothmann - Jul 12, 2007

The York Theatre Company will present Bajour, with book by Ernest Kinoy and music and lyrics by Walter Marks (more...)

Desai, Ralston, Rodriguez, Etc. Set for York's 'Bajour'
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2007

The York Theatre Company has announced casting for Bajour, with book by Ernest Kinoy and music and lyrics by Walter Marks (more...)